Tetanus Information For Health Professionals

On this page:
Clinical features and epidemiology
Reporting
Vaccine information
ACIP Recommendations and MMWR reports

Clinical features and epidemiology

  • Tetanus Clinical Information
    Information on tetanus for health professionals, including epidemiology, communicability, and treatment of cases and contacts.
  • Images of Diseases: Tetanus
    The CDC offers photos of the disease and people affected by the disease. Attention: Non-MDH link. Warning: Graphic medical images.

Reporting

  • Reporting Tetanus
    All cases of tetanus must be reported to the Minnesota Department of Health. Find out what needs to be reported, who needs to report diseases, which forms to use and where to find out more about the disease.

Vaccine information

  • Check Your Vials: Is it Tdap, DTaP, or Td?
    One-page professional-education sheet intended to reduce confusion about similar-looking vials of Tdap, DTaP, and Td vaccines. Developed by the Immunization Branch of the California Department of Health Services. Attention: Non-MDH link

ACIP Recommendations and MMWR reports

 

Updated Tuesday, 19-Nov-2013 11:16:32 CST